Fuchsia Fairy Lights
Delicate flowers in shades of pink bloom above simple green foliage throughout summer, attracting bees to your garden. Compact, busy to slightly trailing habit and foliage will fall in autumn. Protect from extended periods of frost.
Month Available: May
Evergreen / Deciduous: Deciduous
Flower Colour: Pink
Suitable For Wildlife: Bees
Soil Type: Moist, well-drained
Sun/Shade: Full sun or partial shade
Season of Interest: Summer
Plant Type: Shrub
Hardy: Protect from extended periods of frost
Main Attribute: Summer flowering
Height / Spread: 30cm x 50cm (12in x 20in)
Fuchsias make a great display in the garden, plant them slightly deeper than pot depth to give added protection to the root system.
Where to Plant: Patio pots, Borders
Pests and Diseases: Whitefly, Vine Weevil, Botrytis
Plant Care: Deadhead regularly to prolong flowering.
Care and Time: Low - autumn
Benefits: Delicate flowers, simple foliage, attractive to bees, compact, good habit, good garden plant
History: Fuchsia are naturally found in the southern hemisphere, there are hundreds of cultivated varieties to choose from and flower form can vary greatly.